Global Big Day

Thank you for supporting Global Big Day!

Global Big Day is an annual celebration of the birds around you and around the world. Your donation supports local conservation efforts in Costa Rica by the following organizations:

  1. The Organization for Tropical Studies (OTS) – OTS’ La Selva Research Station is one of the foremost tropical biology research stations in the world. Established in 1953, La Selva represents generations of research and conservation, and protects 1,500 hectares of lowland tropical rainforest (https://tropicalstudies.org/).
  2. Sarapiqui Conservation Learning Center (SCLC) – SCLC connects communities and conservation through educational programs, community development, and rural tourism (http://learningcentercostarica.org/).

Please enter your pledge amount in the space below. If you have not done so already, consider an additional donation to directly support the guides to help make up for lost income due to COVID-19.

If you wish to give to OTS via check, please mail to:

Organization for Tropical Studies
408 Swift Ave.
Durham, NC 27705

If you wish to give online, please use the form below:

Organization for Tropical Studies is a nonprofit organization and public charity as defined by the United States Internal revenue codes 501(c)(3), 509(a)(1) and 170(b)(1)(A)(vi).

Thank you to Holbrook Travel for sponsoring this activity, the teams of naturalist guides who put their birding skills and local knowledge to work, and to all of you who pledged or donated in support of Global Big Day 2020, Sarapiquí edition